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DOES GOD HAVE TO OBEY THE RULES?

In most religions, stories abound of gods and goddesses doing things that thoughtful believers and inquirers find morally repugnant and ethically indefensible. What kinds of things? Well, for one, demanding peoples’ loyalty while remaining indifferent to their suffering. Or inflicting … Continue reading

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RELIGION, SCIENCE, AND THE NEXT STAGE OF WORLD HISTORY

Why do religious institutions do so many things to undermine the very purposes which give them life? Initially, they present themselves as vehicles for sharing inspiring visions of a Spiritual Community whose members offer respect, encouragement, and love to all. … Continue reading

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